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War against piracy is total

NIMASA tries to keep ahead of maritime crime.  With military’s support, war against piracy is total – Akpobolokemi, DG/CEO, NIMASA BY UCHE USIM Despite the Federal Government’s efforts to aggressively woo foreign investors ...
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Questions raised over mystery ship

Former Norwegian craft owned by UK-based security company.  Questions raised over mystery ship By Tom Barnes QUESTIONS have been raised over the future of a former Norwegian Navy vessel currently detained at the ...
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Iranian Navy repels pirate attacks

Incidents were not officially reported elsewhere, as is typically the case with Iranian claims.  Iranian Warships Repel Pirates' Attacks on 2 Cargo Ships in High Seas Iranian Navy warships rescued two cargo ...
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Kenya plans new OPV

New OPV planned for enhanced maritime security.  Navy plans to acquire offshore patrol vessel for ocean surveillance Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday said his government is in the process of acquiring ...
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NZ Navy takes over anti-piracy mission

Royal New Zealand Navy takes over Combined Task Force 151.  NZ Navy takes over anti-piracy mission New Zealand has taken command of an international counter-piracy task force for the next four months. Command ...
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Chinks in PMSC Armour?

The collapse of GoAGT has led to renewed scrutiny of the marsec industry.  Chinks Appear in the Maritime Security Armour An Op-Ed piece by Simon Biggs, ASKET Ltd. Recently, we have seen the ...
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10th tanker hijacked in S.E. Asia

ReCAAP reports that the V.L. 14, a Thai-registered oil product tanker, was hijacked.  10th tanker hijacked in S.E. Asia Following up on media reports earlier this morning, ReCAAP has released a ...
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March on Stress assesses MPHRP

Visit made to MPHRP in the Philippines.  March on Stress assesses MPHRP's care Professor Neil Greenberg of March on Stress at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, visited the Philippines to ...
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Eyes of 6 pirates gouged out in Hatia

Piracy in Bay of Bengal is rarely reported, but still ongoing.  Eyes of 6 pirates gouged out in Hatia Seven others receive injuries in the mob beating incident The local fishermen have beat ...
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Oil Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

Despite regional efforts, hijackings and oil theft persist.  Black Gold Buccaneers: Oil Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea Marissa Hall | Shale Plays Media The frequency of piracy attacks in the Gulf of ...

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